Men are often capable of greater things than they perform. They are sent into the world with bills of credit, and seldom draw to their full extent.
This quote is about potential.
Record how this quote makes you feel.
You can report quote corrections via the "Conversation" tab below
Search on Google Books to find citations of this quotation.
Hugh Seymour Walpole (March 13, 1884 - June 1, 1941), was an English novelist.
Immature love says: I love you because I need you. Mature love says: I need you because I love you.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
Love's greatest gift is its ability to make everything it touches sacred.
It is not the cares of today, but the cares of tomorrow that weigh a man down. For the needs of today we have corresponding strength given. For the morrow we are told to trust. It ...
Modern man is frantically trying to earn enough to buy things he's too busy to enjoy.
Take this action
Or do this